Insights: Palestine

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    Middle East Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow morning (27 November) the Council is scheduled to receive a regular monthly briefing from Robert Serry, the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process. Serry is likely to focus on the impact of the recent violence between...

    posted on MON 26 NOV 2012
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    Pillay Briefing on Human Rights in Libya and the OPT

    Council members are scheduled to be briefed in consultations on Monday afternoon (2 July) on Libya and the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT) by Navi Pillay, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. (The closed session briefing will follow a similar morning...

    posted on FRI 29 JUN 2012
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    Palestine’s Membership Application

    On Friday (11 November) the Council’s standing Committee on Admission of New Members will hold a formal meeting at permanent representative level on Palestine’s application for UN membership (its last formal meeting was on Thursday, 3 November). The Committee will...

    posted on WED 9 NOV 2011
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    Meeting of the Admission of New Members Committee

    Tomorrow (Thursday, 3 November) the Council’s standing Committee on Admission of New Members will hold a formal meeting at permanent representative level on Palestine’s application for UN membership (unlike Council formal meetings, Council Committee formal meetings are not public). Following...

    posted on WED 2 NOV 2011
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    Council Meeting on Palestine’s UN Membership Application

    Tomorrow (28 September) the Council will meet in a closed formal meeting to discuss Palestine’s application for UN membership. During informal consultations yesterday (26 September) afternoon, Council members agreed that the next step would be to have a formal meeting...

    posted on TUE 27 SEP 2011
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    Consultations on Palestine’s Application for UN Membership

    Council members will meet this afternoon in informal consultations to discuss Palestine’s application to the UN (S/2011/592). The application was formally submitted to the Secretary-General on Friday, 23 September by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. The application was then sent to...

    posted on MON 26 SEP 2011